The Best of 1985

Best Picture
Prizzi's Honor
The Purple Rose of Cairo

Best Actor
Harrison Ford, Witness
*James Garner, Murphy's Romance
William Hurt, Kiss of the Spider Woman
Raul Julia, Kiss of the Spider Woman
Jack Nicholson, Prizzi's Honor

Best Actress
Coral Browne, Dreamchild
Jessica Lange, Sweet Dreams
Geraldine Page, The Trip to Bountiful
*Miranda Richardson, Dance With a Stranger
Meryl Streep, Plenty

Best Supporting Actor
Klaus Maria Brandauer, Out of Africa
Rupert Everett, Dance With a Stranger
*John Gielgud, Plenty
William Hickey, Prizzi's Honor
Ian Holm, Dance With a Stranger

Best Supporting Actress
Mieko Harada, Ran
*Anjelica Huston, Prizzi's Honor
Madhur Jaffrey, The Assam Garden
Kelly McGillis, Witness
Ann Wedgeworth, Sweet Dreams

Best Director
Woody Allen, The Purple Rose of Cairo
Terry Gilliam, Brazil
John Huston, Prizzi's Honor
*Akira Kurosawa, Ran
Peter Weir, Witness